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Austria Member StateEurope

Austria and the Austrian Red Cross will continue their good cooperation in organizing seminars disseminating IHL for professionals and volunteers in fields relevant to IHL, students as well as journalists and other opinion leaders. Given recent developments, special attention will be given to 1) current international events and developments and how IHL relates to them, 2) the relationship between IHL and international human rights law and 3) applicability of and compl...

  • Commitment type
    Training

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to apply the IASC, ECHO or other gender and age markers to 100% of their humanitarian funding allocations by 2018.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to continue to support advocacy efforts and to forge partnerships for the eradication of sexual and gender based violence, in particular with regard to strengthening effective legal and policy responses, as well as combating the social stigma attached to survivors.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to continue to support efforts for resilience building and disaster risk reduction at the national or international level.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to developing and implementing strategies for the engagement of men and boys as part of the solution to prevent and respond to gender based violence. The Austrian Development Agency (ADA) is committed to promote among Partners the full implementation of the IASC GBV Guidelines by 2020.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to engage in an intergovernmental process to find agreement on the functions and features of a potential forum of States on international humanitarian law (IHL) and ways to enhance the implementation of IHL, in conformity with resolution 2 of the 32nd International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent in 2015.

  • Commitment type
    Partnership

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to enhance efforts to better integrate disaster risk reduction into national planning and development cooperation.

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to increase its long-term funding for humanitarian assistance and will continue to provide support to recognized and experienced humanitarian organizations working on the ground to ensure populations in need receive timely and adequate support.

  • Commitment type
    Financial

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to join the One Billion Coalition to help achieve the goal that by 2025 at least one billion people around the world will have taken active steps to become safer, healthier and more prosperous.

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to promote independent fact-finding concerning breaches of IHL, in particular with regard to attacks on health workers and health facilities, in order to ensure provision of health services to people affected by armed conflict.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to promote the implementation of the United Nations Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and to work with the United Nations, regional organizations and Member States in monitoring compliance with international rules and standards to safeguard journalists, media professionals and associated personnel including in situations of conflict and emergencies and to join a global effort to end impunity for attacks against journalists.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to reach a 15% target for gender responsive programming in humanitarian settings, in line with the peace and security commitment by 2020.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to strengthen the capacity of front line responders, including local civil society organizations.

  • Commitment type
    Capacity

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to support humanitarian actors which comply with existing gender equality norms enshrined in international legal instruments and ensure the provision of adequate resources for gender-responsive service delivery.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to support the inclusion of active women's delegates in humanitarian fora to ensure the empowerment of women and girls as decision makers and implementers and their meaningful participation in humanitarian actions.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to upholding sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights guided by inter alia CESCR General Comment 22 including access to essential medicines and services as defined by the World Health Organisation.

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria commits to use leverage and influence to prevent and end any arbitrary withholding of consent to impartial humanitarian relief.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Austria Member StateEurope

Austria is committed to a human-rights-based approach, in line with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, to the protection and safety of persons with disabilities in situations of risk, including situations of armed conflict, humanitarian emergencies and the occurrence of natural disasters, and will promote the inclusion of vulnerable persons, including persons with disabilities, to address their diverse needs throughout the disaster management c...

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale Private SectorEurope

This is a joint commitment.

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale commits  to developing and implementing strategies for the engagement of men and boys as part of the solution to prevent and respond to gender-based violence in crisis settings by 2018, in partnership with the Lady Lawyer Foundation.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale Private SectorEurope

This is a joint commitment.

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale commits to host a meeting on the topic of accountability for violations with a view to improving dissemination and implementation of humanitarian policies, frameworks and legally binding documents related to gender equality, women's empowerment, and women's rights in 2018, in partnership with the Lady Lawyer Foundation.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale Private SectorEurope

This is a joint commitment.

Avvocato Michela Cocchi - Studio Legale commits to host a meeting on the topic of accountability for violations with a view to improving dissemination and implementation of international humanitarian and human rights law in 2018, in partnership with the Lady Lawyer Foundation.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Bangladesh Member StateAsia-Pacific

Bangladesh commits to ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights as agreed in accordance with the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development, 1994.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Bangladesh Member StateAsia-Pacific

Bangladesh commits to prevent and reduce forced displacement induced by disasters and the adverse impacts of climate change, especially through the Nansen Initiative as a State-led consultative process that identified effective practices and priority areas to address the protection and assistance needs of persons displaced across borders in the context of disasters and climate change.

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Baytna Syria NGOMiddle East

Baytna Syria commits to contributing to ensure full gender equality within the workforce by 2020.

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Belgium Member StateEurope

As a member of the International Network on Conflict and Fragility, Belgium commits to implement the Stockholm Declaration commitments to "provide smarter, more effective, and more targeted development support in fragile and conflict affected situations, not least in protracted humanitarian crises" and to "work more closely with development and humanitarian actors and promote increased incorporation of conflict-sensitive and longer-term development approaches and...

  • Commitment type
    Operational

Belgium Member StateEurope

As a party to the Additional Protocols to the Geneva Conventions and the Convention on Cluster Munitions, Belgium calls on those countries that are not party yet to adhere to these instruments.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Belgium Member StateEurope

Belgian military manuals, doctrine, rules of engagement, operational orders, and other means of dissemination will continue to pay special attention to the protection of civilian objects under international humanitarian law, particularly schools and universities during armed conflicts.

  • Commitment type
    Policy

Belgium Member StateEurope

Belgium actively encourages States to sign and ratify the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). In order to give it maximum effect, States which lack legal, technical, financial or other resource capacity to fully implement the ATT should receive the necessary assistance to do so. In addition, States Treaty-mandated reports on implementation, and annual reports on arms transfers, must be submitted within the deadline and made public. This will improve the effectiveness of the impl...

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

Belgium Member StateEurope

Belgium already took some steps towards shifting from short-term, fragmented funding to predictable multiyear financing and to allow cash-based programs. The Royal Decree adopted in 2014 allows Belgium to allocate core-funds to international humanitarian organizations on a multi-year base as well as to finance humanitarian programs over 2 years.

  • Commitment type
    Financial

Belgium Member StateEurope

Belgium calls on states to end all security or military support, including the transfer of arms, to any party where there is a clear risk that this security or military support might be used in the commission of serious violation of international humanitarian law.

  • Commitment type
    Advocacy

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